The collection consists of photographs from Richard Tooker's research papers on West Coast shipping.
Richard Tooker was born July 2, 1917 in Syracuse, New York and raised in Canajoharie. He graduated in 1938 from Syracuse University
and moved to San Francisco, California in 1942 were he began working for Southern Pacific Railroad. He later worked for a
travel agency and then for Social Security Administration until 1980.
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